The Online Database of Interlinear Text


The following interlinear glossed text data was extracted from a document found on the World Wide Web via a semi-automated process. The data presented here could contain corruption (degraded or missing characters), so the source document (link below) should be consulted to ensure accuracy. If you use any of the data shown here for research purposes, be sure to cite ODIN and the source document. Please use the following citation record or variant thereof:

Phillips, Colin (1996). Order and Structure.

URL: http://www.ling.udel.edu/colin/research/papers/dissertation.pdf

(Last accessed 2005-02-15).

ODIN: http://odin.linguistlist.org/igt_raw.php?id= 195&langcode=deu (2020-08-04).


Example #1:

    Mathematik getan.
    math         done
    letter, no math was done.'
Example #2:

    (40)   a.     [VP Gelesen ti ]j habe ich das Buchi t   j
    read.prt have.1s I the book
    `I have read the book.'
Example #3:

    b.     [VP Das Buch gelesen ]j habe ich schon t     j
    the book read.prt have.1s I already
    `I have already read the book.' (German)
Example #4:

    (79)   a.    Die Bücher will er gelesen haben.
    the books want.3s he read.ptc have.inf
    `He wants to have read the books.'